Our Deloitte Growth Enterprise Services practice is committed to providing insights on mid-market issues and trends and other news we think may be of interest to you. Our goal is to host an interactive platform that promotes dialog about what matters most to you and your company. We welcome this opportunity to connect directly with mid-market companies and invite you to share your voice on our blog pages.
D. Roger Nanney
Vice Chairman, Deloitte LLP
National Managing Partner
Deloitte Growth Enterprise Services
Posted June 19, 2014
The following blog posting by Roger Nanney, the new national managing partner for Deloitte Growth Enterprise Services, Deloitte LLP, highlights some of the key findings of our latest
survey-based report: Mid-Market Perspectives: 2014 report on America's economic engine.
Many of the mid-market executives I work with can readily identify with the challenges identified in our latest report — an economy that has been slow to recover and a continued high level of uncertainty — but just like our survey respondents, they also understand the need to keep their companies moving forward.
We've been surveying U.S. mid-market executives about their business prospects and plans for four years now, and their responses have provided a good deal of insight about this important market segment. There's evidence of momentum building again, based on the respondents' plans to add jobs, move ahead with capital projects, and invest in technology, among other things.
How do your company's plans compare to those of other mid-market companies? Consider some of the key survey findings included in our 2014 report on America's economic engine:
Taken together, the survey results show increased momentum and encouraging prospects for mid-market companies. I invite you to read our 2014 report on America's economic engine and consider how your company's strategic plans align with those of your mid-market peers, and welcome your feedback.